THE STOOGE

Poffy The Cucumber

Bill and Ted’s Formative Adventure. THE STOOGE is the Martin and Lewis roman à clef of their rise to glory. Egotistic nightclub entertainer Bill Miller (Dean Martin), leaves his successful duo act (with Richard Erdman, aka Dogface Dolan in JUMPING JACKS) to marry Mary (ever-present Polly Bergen), and goes out as a solo act – and bombs! Bill’s agent Leo … Read More

THAT’S MY BOY

Poffy The Cucumber

Not Letting The Apple Fall Far… Following in the wake of their soporific debut (AT WAR WITH THE ARMY, Jan 1951), Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis prove themselves a formidable film comedy duo in THAT’S MY BOY, an original film written for them, which showcases their talents as actors and comedians. Junior Jackson (Lewis) is the sickly son of legendary … Read More